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So far Susan Slattery has created 9 blog entries.

Is Your Old Spool of Thread Still Good To Use?

That age old question (pun intended) among quilters and sewists. Is it ok to use your old thread? Read the article here by Craftsy Is Your Old Spool of Thread Still Good to Use? about this very topic.  Thank you to Sherry Burkins for submitting this article idea to repost here. What do you [...]

By | 2018-03-15T13:22:54+00:00 March 15th, 2018|uncategorized|2 Comments

Quilt Retreat at Penn National

Join Us At Our 2019 RetreatLocation: Penn National Golf Club & Inn.  Visit site: Penn National Quilt Retreats (but disregard the pricing - we have a different package than what is listed there). Date:  January 10 -13, 2019 For information or to sign up, please email Susan Slattery at quiltingontheline@gmail.com. 2018 [...]

By | 2018-01-17T23:24:43+00:00 January 15th, 2018|uncategorized|5 Comments

2018 Row Robin

Photo Credit: Seasons quilt photo featured at the top of this page submitted by Bess Scheid. While the quilt is owned is by another quilter, Bess made the Christmas row, Jeanne Kehl made the daffodils row and Johanna Roll made one of the rows in this Row Robin. President's Note: One of [...]

By | 2018-04-03T14:04:20+00:00 December 2nd, 2017|uncategorized|0 Comments

Preparing Tops for Longarming

Getting Your Quilt Tops Ready for Machine Quilting by a Professional Longarm Quilter By Susan Slattery, Reprinted from Threadworks Quilting Not all professional longarm quilters have the same preparation requirements or preferences.  The following is a list of guidelines that I provide to my clients.  Check with your longarmer to see how they would like for [...]

By | 2017-08-30T09:12:29+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|uncategorized|0 Comments

Maryland Barn Quilt Trails

Looking for something fun to do?  Go on a Barn Quilt Trail Tour.  Maryland has as least two, located in Carroll County and Garrett County.Photo courtesy Carroll County Office of Tourism with permission.Carroll County, MD Barn Quilt TrailVisit http://carrollcountytourism.org/barn-quilt-trail/ for details.  A tour list, brochure and tour map can be found here.The Carroll County Barn Quilt Trail [...]

By | 2017-02-23T18:07:03+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|uncategorized|0 Comments

Pillowcases for Vets Sewing Project

Join us for "Sew Pillowcases for Vets Day" at the Delta Senior Center on March 20, 2017 at 9:30.  Details here.  Or, make pillowcases on your own with the instructions in the link below. At the November 2016 meeting, Patricia Egger presented a request from the Sew for Vets group at the Delta Senior [...]

By | 2017-01-27T14:32:48+00:00 January 27th, 2017|uncategorized|0 Comments

Local Quilt Shop Day Sat Jan 28

Local Quilt Shop Day is a worldwide celebration for independently owned quilt shops everywhere, meant  to connect retailers and fabric lovers.  It will be held on Saturday, January 28, 2017 with special events, depending on your shop. Quilt shops everywhere can choose to participate in their own way, without being an officially registered participating shop.  Make sure [...]

By | 2017-01-20T23:18:40+00:00 January 20th, 2017|uncategorized|0 Comments

Quilts for Neo-Natal Intensive Care Unit

This article is submitted by Jackie Hesselton who is a healthcare manager at MedStar Health: The NICU (23 beds, newly renovated and state of art) at MedStar Franklin Square would welcome hand crafted quilts to cover the isolettes/bassinets of the smallest of our patients. Quilts should be 100% cotton, carefully constructed to avoid loose threads and [...]

By | 2017-01-17T19:05:01+00:00 January 10th, 2017|uncategorized|0 Comments